Find the best place to stay — Cheriton Bishop

Where to stay around Cheriton Bishop?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 323 holiday lettings near Cheriton Bishop. From 200 cottages to 33 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cheriton Bishop is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cheriton Bishop?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cheriton Bishop. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Dartmoor Prison Museum: 1,333 holiday lettings
  • Exeter Cathedral: 1,333 holiday lettings
  • Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life: 945 holiday lettings
  • Buckfast Abbey: 2,217 holiday lettings
  • National Park Visitor Centre Princetown: 1,373 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cheriton Bishop listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Cheriton Bishop?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 200 cottages in Cheriton Bishop. Our other popular types of Cheriton Bishop holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 23 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cheriton Bishop?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 38 holiday homes with pool available in Cheriton Bishop. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Cheriton Bishop, Devon your home away from home

    Cheriton Bishop is a tiny village on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, surrounded by panoramic countryside views. This peaceful location in the gorgeous Devon countryside is ideal for walking, cycling and touring the area. The name “Cheriton” is derived from the ancient English “Church Town” and the village church, St Mary’s, dates back to the 13th century. The village has two pubs serving excellent ales and food and a village shop for convenient supplies.

    Things to Do in Cheriton Bishop, Devon

    Play Golf

    There are several golf courses including the Fingle Glen Hotel Golf and Country Club and the Downs Crediton Golf Club, all within 5 miles of your Cheriton Bishop holiday home rental.

    Go to the Races

    Newton Abbot is famous for its summer racecourse which hosts National Hunt racing. It provides a fun day out, especially with a small wager on the runners.

    Hiking and Biking

    The gentle rolling countryside makes Devon very popular with walkers and mountain bikers. There are many waymarked paths which are traffic free, including the South West Coastal Path which runs around the entire coastline.

    Places to Visit Near Cheriton Bishop, Devon Becky Falls

    Becky Falls is Devon’s Top Beauty spot and is just 8 miles away. As well as the spectacular falls in the river valley there are animal attractions and an indoor theatre where shows are held daily.


    Exeter is worthy of a full day trip and is about 9 miles from your Cheriton Bishop holiday home rental. Take a guided walking tour of the city to learn the history behind the old buildings, explore the ancient Cathedral founded in 1050 and the beautiful Guildhall which is the oldest municipal building still in use in England.

    Castle Drogo

    This magnificent country house was built around 1910 to a design by Edward Lutyens and is now managed by the National Trust. As well as having a decorative interior, the formal gardens are magnificent with rhododendrons, magnolias and herbaceous borders full of colour.

    Weather in Cheriton Bishop, Devon

    Located in the West Country, the area around Cheriton Bishop generally has mild winters and reasonably warm, sunny summers with occasional showers. Average daily high temperatures throughout the year range from 9-21°C (48-70°F) with the heaviest rain showers between October and January, particularly on high ground.

    Travel to Cheriton Bishop, Devon

    The best way to get to Cheriton Bishop is by train or car. Follow the M5 south to Exeter then take the scenic A30 a short distance to reach Cheriton Bishop. The nearest railway station is Yeoford Station which is 3 miles away and Crediton Station, 6 miles away. Exeter Airport also has regular flights from around the UK and is 14 miles from your holiday cottage at Cheriton Bishop.

    Attractions in and around Cheriton Bishop

    Looking for things to do while you're in Cheriton Bishop? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Spacex, Royal Albert Museum and Art Gallery or Exeter Phoenix Centre. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Dawlish Beach and Dawlish Warren Beach, and green spaces such as Exeter's Underground Passages and Bellever Tor. Also a trip to Castle Drogo, St Nicholas Priory or 21 The Mint might be a nice excursion.